Lion

Australia: Scientists discover remains of ancient extinct lion species

Australia: Scientists discover remains of ancient extinct lion species

The remains were believed to belong to the mysterious marsupial lion.

Dec 07, 2017, 14:17 PM IST
Dev Patel to be honoured with Asia Society Game Changers Award

Dev Patel to be honoured with Asia Society Game Changers Award

Indian-origin actor Dev Patel is among nine individuals to be honoured by a leading educational organisation for making a "transformative and positive" difference for the future of Asia and the world.

Aug 08, 2017, 12:51 PM IST
Researchers mourn killing of Cecil the lion's cub

Researchers mourn killing of Cecil the lion's cub

Xanda, a six-year-old lion fitted with a radio collar, was killed on July 7 in northwest Zimbabwe, close to where US dentist Walter Palmer shot Cecil with a high-powered bow and arrow two years ago.

Jul 21, 2017, 19:28 PM IST
When a Pakistani drove pet lion through Karachi streets – Watch Video

When a Pakistani drove pet lion through Karachi streets – Watch Video

The brief clip shows a docile lion lounging in the back of a pick-up truck, restrained by a leash and collar, as curious onlookers walk past in Karachi.

Jun 15, 2017, 21:51 PM IST
When the hungry reptile encountered the big cat in its territory – This is what transpired! (Watch video)

When the hungry reptile encountered the big cat in its territory – This is what transpired! (Watch video)

A video that is suddenly going viral, shows a lion who happened to go paddling in a pond, completely unaware that he was trespassing the territory of a hungry crocodile who was stalking him as prey.

Jun 02, 2017, 12:53 PM IST
Drunk man jumps into lions' enclosure to shake hand with them - WATCH what they did with him

Drunk man jumps into lions' enclosure to shake hand with them - WATCH what they did with him

This is unbelievable! You may not believe your eyes even after watching the entire video.

May 25, 2017, 13:32 PM IST
Big cats facing extinction risk – prey loss an important factor

Big cats facing extinction risk – prey loss an important factor

Researchers, including those from Oxford University in the UK, investigated the cause of extinction of seven large cats from the Ice Age: four different types of sabre-toothed cats, the cave and American lions and the American cheetah.

May 11, 2017, 18:12 PM IST
Terrifying video: Lion attacks keeper during circus routine in France

Terrifying video: Lion attacks keeper during circus routine in France

A lion attacked its keeper inside the Buffalo Circus show, in Doullens, France.

May 09, 2017, 15:44 PM IST
'Lion' star Sunny Pawar chosen for Rising Star Award in the UK

'Lion' star Sunny Pawar chosen for Rising Star Award in the UK

Child actor Sunny Pawar, best known for his performance in the Oscar-nominated film "Lion", has been chosen for the Rising Star Award here.

May 03, 2017, 18:09 PM IST
Freida Pinto proud of Dev Patel

Freida Pinto proud of Dev Patel

India-born US-based actress Freida Pinto says she is "proud" of all the recognition her "Slumdog Millionaire" co-star and former boyfriend Dev Patel received for his critically-acclaimed drama "Lion".

Apr 29, 2017, 17:02 PM IST
Simba the lion and Lula the bear, ailing residents of Mosul zoo flown out of Iraq

Simba the lion and Lula the bear, ailing residents of Mosul zoo flown out of Iraq

A group of veterinarians from the Four Paws International charity took the animals out of war-battered Mosul and after many administrative delays finally managed to fly them out to Jordan from the Iraqi Kurdish capital of Arbil.

Apr 11, 2017, 11:15 AM IST
Pakistani groom arrives at wedding venue not on ‘ghodi’ but on lion - Watch

Pakistani groom arrives at wedding venue not on ‘ghodi’ but on lion - Watch

The groom said he was thankful to his father for fulfilling his wish.

Mar 17, 2017, 23:45 PM IST
'Lion' star Sunny Pawar returns home; meets Uddhav Thackeray

'Lion' star Sunny Pawar returns home; meets Uddhav Thackeray

Child actor Sunny Pawar today met Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray after returning from the US where he attended the Oscar awards. The eight-year-old actor, who starred in Oscar-nominated film "Lion", won hearts at the 89th Academy Awards ceremony in Los Angeles.

Mar 01, 2017, 16:39 PM IST
Oscars 2017: Another Indian actress named Priyanka walked the Red Carpet

Oscars 2017: Another Indian actress named Priyanka walked the Red Carpet

Based on a non-fiction book ‘A Long Way Home’ by Saroo Brierley with Larry Buttrose, ‘Lion’ directed has been adapted by filmmaker Garth Davis.

Feb 28, 2017, 12:05 PM IST
Oscars 2017: WATCH- Red Carpet interview with Supporting Actor nominee Dev Patel

Oscars 2017: WATCH- Red Carpet interview with Supporting Actor nominee Dev Patel

Dev Patel, who bagged a BAFTA Award for the Best Supporting Actor for his performance in ‘Lion’ was nominated in the Best Supporting Actor category at the Oscars too.

Feb 27, 2017, 05:52 AM IST
'Lion' significantly talks about child adoption: Priyanka Bose

'Lion' significantly talks about child adoption: Priyanka Bose

Actress Priyanka Bose, who plays a pivotal role in Oscar nominated film "Lion", says that the movie talks about an important social cause like child adoption and universal language of giving.

Feb 25, 2017, 15:47 PM IST
Special screening of 'Lion' for Salaam Balak and Google India

Special screening of 'Lion' for Salaam Balak and Google India

The makers of the Oscar-nominated film "Lion" have decided to a hold special screening for the children of Salaam Balak trust and members of Google India tomorrow, a day before the movie hits the screens in India.

Feb 22, 2017, 18:04 PM IST
Salman Rushdie wants 'Lion' to win big at the Oscars

Salman Rushdie wants 'Lion' to win big at the Oscars

Adoption drama "Lion" has found a great fan in author Salman Rushdie, who wants the movie to win every Oscar it has been nominated for and then some more for its message of "common humanity".

Feb 22, 2017, 17:27 PM IST
'Lion' movie review: Dev Patel’s film will stay with you for a long time

'Lion' movie review: Dev Patel’s film will stay with you for a long time

Impressive even awe-inspiring in its emotional velocity ‘Lion’ is a film that will stay with you for a long time.

Feb 22, 2017, 08:31 AM IST
Dev Patel 'little nervous' about Oscars ceremony

Dev Patel 'little nervous' about Oscars ceremony

Dev Patel, who is nominated in the best supporting actor category for "Lion" at the 89th Academy Awards, says whenever he thinks of the big night is just a week away, his heart rate rises a little bit.

Feb 17, 2017, 13:51 PM IST